Phillip Evans reached his glove above the fence in left field, and the ball bounced off it and back into the field of play.
Tyler Anderson and the Pittsburgh Pirates are closing in on .500.
The first baseball game at Navin Field, which would become Tiger Stadium, was played on April 20, 1912.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson scored from second base on a fielding error by Detroit third baseman Jeimer Candelario with two outs in the ninth inning, rallying the Oakland Athletics past the Tigers 3-2 on Sunday for their eighth straight win.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Superstitious manager Bob Melvin ditched his in-game candy habit during Oakland's awful start. Now that things have drastically trended upward, Melvin is sticking with a couple of favorite, lucky pens and specific parking places for now.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Frankie Montas allowed two hits in six sharp innings and the Oakland Athletics won their sixth straight game by beating the Detroit Tigers 3-0 on Friday night.
Michael Fulmer earned his first win since 2018 and the Detroit Tigers built a big lead before holding off the short-handed Houston Astros 6-4 Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.
Logan Allen knows that if he or any of the Indians other starters get into any trouble, help is just a phone call away.
Aaron Civale allowed just three hits while dominating Detroit over 7 2/3 innings and was backed by five home runs, including Jordan Luplow's three-run shot, as the Cleveland Indians pounded the Tigers 11-3 on Saturday night.
Franmil Reyes homered twice and Zach Plesac pitched seven dominant innings after getting an early lead to give the Cleveland Indians a 4-1 win Friday night over the Detroit Tigers, who scratched starter Julio Teheran just before the first pitch.
Jorge Polanco hit a two-run double in the sixth inning and the Minnesota Twins held off Akil Baddoo and the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Wednesday.
Akil Baddoo added another big hit in this charmed start to his career, lining an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Tigers a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday.
Nelson Cruz hit two home runs, including a grand slam, and the Minnesota Twins were well on their way to a 15-6 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
Jordan Luplow hit a two-run homer to cap a four-run seventh inning, and the Cleveland Indians overcame a home run by Akil Baddoo on the first pitch of his first major league at-bat to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 on Sunday.
Julio Teheran pitched through trouble in his Detroit debut, and the Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2 on Saturday.
Miguel Cabrera hit a drive to right field, and on a snowy day at Comerica Park, it was anyone's guess where the ball would end up.
The Detroit Tigers jumped out to a lead in the first against Cleveland on Opening Day thanks to a spectacular homerun from Miguel Cabrera in the snow.
The Detroit Tigers start the 2021 season against the Cleveland Indians on Thursday, April 1. Here's how to watch the first game and every other game for the rest of the season.
By the time the Detroit Tigers take the mound for the first game of the season, temperatures might be above freezing in downtown Detroit. That's part of what 8,200 fans expected fans can expect on opening day this year.
The Detroit Tigers may be allowed to have more fans attend Opening Day and other games at Comerica Park as Michigan appears ready to amend the patron limit of 1,000.